|Faith Schools: inspiration or indoctrination? (31st October 2010) - Institute of Ideas|
Battle of Ideas 2010, Café Controversy, Royal College of Art, London Speakers: Andrew Copson, chief executive, British Humanist Association Dr Evan Harris, campaigner for secularism in the public sphere; former science spokesman, Liberal Democrats; writer, Guardian Political Science blog Ibrahim Lawson, headteacher, Al Risalah School; member, governing body, Association of Muslim Schools UK; researcher, Islamic schooling Kevin Rooney, head of social science, Queens' School, Bushey, Hertfordshir...
Keywords: battle of ideas; 2010; faith schools; education; religion; schools
|Forced marriage to faith schools: the politics of multiculturalism - Institute of Ideas|
Battle of Ideas 2012, 20th October, Barbican Centre, London When Tory MP Aidan Burley tweeted that Danny Boyle's Olympics 2012 Opening Ceremony was 'leftie multicultural crap', he was widely condemned: even his own party leader David Cameron joined in the chorus of those branding him 'incompatible with modern Britain'. Yet in a speech in Munich in February 2011, Cameron had announced the 'doctrine of state multiculturalism' had failed in Britain by encouraging 'different cultures to live separat...
Keywords: battle of ideas; battle; ideas; debate; politics; public; 2012; multiculturalism; society; forced marriage; faith schools; identity
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